C2 Education – C220 Dream Big Contest
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The C2 Education C220 Dream Big Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored by C2 Education (“Sponsor”) and starts February 1 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“ET”) and ends March 25, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET (“Contest Period”).
By entering this Contest, you agree to these Official Rules and all decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding on all entrants.
Eligibility: To enter this Contest, you must be at least thirteen (13) years of age, a legal resident of one of the 48 Continental United States or the District of Columbia. Residents of the states of Alaska and Hawaii are excluded. Persons who are minors in their state or jurisdiction need the consent of their parent or legal guardian to enter and Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of such consent before accepting an entry from a minor.
Entry and Submission Guidelines: To enter the Contest, you must submit a video or essay that explains how you [would feel/felt] [if/when] you [get/got] into the college of your dreams (each a “Submission”). Entries must be submitted via web form here:
Submissions must be received during the Contest Period to be eligible. The clock on Sponsor’s computer used to receive Submissions will be the official clock of the Contest.
Submissions that are lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incompletely received, or incomplete, for any reason, will not be eligible and are not the responsibility of the Sponsor. Proof of sending will not be deemed to be proof of receipt. All Submissions become the property of Sponsor.
Submissions must comply with the following requirements (“Submission Requirements”):
- Submissions must be written in the English language.
- Submissions must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity, or intellectual property rights;
- Submissions must be the original work of the entrant, except for public domain material that may be incorporated into the Submission;
- Submissions must not have been submitted or entered into any other contest or competition;
- Submissions must not disparage Sponsor or any other person or party affiliated with the Contest;
- Submissions must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, derogatory, or libelous;
- Submissions must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred, or harm against any group or individual, or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age; and
- Submissions must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of, or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Submission is created.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to reject, remove, edit or disqualify any Submission that violates these Submission Requirements or that otherwise does not comply with the requirements of these Official Rules.
In the event of a dispute as to owner of any Submission, the authorized profile of the account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned social media account. Each entrant may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder.
If requested, entrants will sign any documentation that may be required for Sponsor Entities or their designees to make use of the rights entrant is granting to use the Submission. Each entrant also irrevocably waives any and all so-called moral rights they may have in the Submission. Each entrant further agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor Entities from and against any claims, lawsuits, liabilities or expenses (including attorney’s fees) arising out or related to that entrant’s Submission or a violation by entrant of these Official Rules.
License Grant: Winners will be notified via social media and must respond within two (2) days of attempted notification. If a prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner will be disqualified. By submitting an entry and Submission, entrants grant to Sponsor Entities the perpetual, irrevocable and worldwide rights to publish, use, distribute, display, perform, adapt, edit or modify such Submission entry in any way and in all forms of media, without limitation, and without consideration, compensation or acknowledgment to the entrant and the unconditional worldwide right to use the Submissions and statements about the Contest for any forms of advertising, promotion or publicity without additional compensation or permissions, except where prohibited by law. Entrants understand and agree that their Submissions will not be treated as confidential and may be published on the Contest Website to be viewed and voted upon.
Schedule & Prizes: The following prizes (“Prizes”) will be awarded:
- One round-trip flight to your dream college for 1 student and 1 parent. Includes up to 2 nights lodging at a hotel of sponsor’s choice.
- 20 hours FREE from C2 Education (5 packages)
Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a Prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt, and use of all or any portion of the awarded Prize are solely the responsibility of the Prize winner. All federal, state, and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of any Prize are solely the responsibility of the Winner. Odds of winning depend on the number and quality of Submissions received.
Judging and Selection of Winners: Grand prize winner will be selected by a panel of judges selected by Sponsor (“Judges”) from all Submissions based 50% on creativity and 50% originality of the Submission.
The potential winners will be notified via email by April 10, 2017. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential Winner may also be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, License Grant, Publicity and Liability Release and Prize Acceptance Form (except where prohibited by law), and IRS W-9 form (“Prize Documentation”). Failure of the potential Winner to accept the Prize or respond to any Prize notification within ten (10) days, or provide the Prize Documentation within said time period, or any Prize notification that is returned as undeliverable, will result in said potential Winner’s disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the Prize, and the award of the Prize to a substitute Winner to be selected based on the criteria above from all remaining eligible entries.
Transmissions: Sponsor will not be responsible for lost, unavailable or interrupted network, server, or other connections, telephonic transmissions or computer hardware or software technical failures or other errors of any type regardless of the error was human, electronic or mechanical.
General Conditions: All federal, state and local laws and regulations shall apply. In the event that the operation, administration or security of the Contest is impaired for any reason, in any way, including, but not limited to virus, fraud or other technical problems, Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, either suspend the Contest to address the issue, then resume the Contest in a way that conforms to the general purposes of these Official Rules; or award the prize from the eligible entries received up to the time of said issue. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it determines to be tampering with the entry process and/or the operation of the Contest or to be in violation of these Official Rules. Attempts by any individual to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be in violation of criminal and civil law; should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual or entity to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any participants believed to be manipulating the Contest through means including but not limited to voting rings, abuse of multiple IP addresses, and other methods of gaining an unnatural vote count. Unnatural vote counts will be considered grounds for disqualification.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION: This Contest is void where prohibited. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Any dispute arising out of this Contest or the Prizes shall be governed by the laws of the State of Georgia without regard to its choice law principles, and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in the State of Georgia. Entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of said courts.
Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Contest, entrant agrees that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES, AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
WAIVERS AND RELEASES: By entering, entrants agree: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding; (b) to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Official Rules; (c) that they may be contacted via social media, in person, by phone, or by e-mail, with respect to the Contest; (d) that Sponsor Entities and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, and advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, and employees (collectively “Releasees”) are not responsible for lost, damaged, or misplaced entries, incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or other error, technical malfunction, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or web site, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Contest, or for any injury to person or property; and (e) that the Releases will not be liable for losses or injuries of any kind resulting from acceptance/possession/use and/or misuse of the Prize, travel to and from any prize-related activity, participation in the Contest, or printing, mailing or distribution errors. Each Winner further acknowledges that Sponsor does not make any warranties; express or implied, relating to the Prize itself and that Sponsor expressly disclaims the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular use.
PUBLICITY: Unless prohibited by law, entry into the Contest constitutes permission for the Releasees to use that entrant’s name, address (city and state), and/or likeness for advertising and trade purposes without further compensation or right of review or approval, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, including without limitation the Internet.
SEVERABILITY: If any provision(s) of these Official Rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect.
TRADEMARKS: Trademarks referenced herein are owned by their respective companies and do not imply or suggest that such companies endorse or support this Contest.
TO RECEIVE WINNER NAMES OR OFFICIAL RULES: To request the name of the Winner available after April 10, 2017, or a copy of these Official Rules, e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests for a copy of these Official Rules received more than thirty (30) days after the Contest Period will not be honored.
SPONSOR: C2 Education